Georgia State vs South Alabama: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 26, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 26, 2021

Two hot teams square off when the Georgia State Panthers (12-5) visit the South Alabama Jaguars (16-8) on Friday, February 26, 2021 at 9:00 PM ET. The Panthers are 2-point favorites and put their four-game win streak on the line against the Jaguars, who have won eight straight. The matchup has a point total of 143.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 26, 2021, 2:19 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Georgia State Betting Information

  • Georgia State has covered the spread as often as they haven’t this season, sporting a 7-7 ATS record.
  • The Panthers have a losing record against the spread when favored by at least 2 points, going 6-7 this season.
  • 7 of 14 Georgia State games this season (50%) resulted in a total greater than the contest’s over/under.
  • The Panthers knocked off Appalachian State 85-71 and covered the spread as 6.5-point favorites, while hitting the over on the 142.5 point total in their last outing on Tuesday. Kane Williams totaled a team-high 24 points in the victory.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Georgia State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Corey Allen 17 15.4 4.2 2.5 0.8 0.1 2.9
Justin Roberts 17 13.9 3.6 4.8 1.7 0.1 1.9
Kane Williams 16 13.1 3.6 4.1 1.5 0.4 1.3
Eliel Nsoseme 15 12.0 9.9 0.8 0.3 1.5 0.0
Jalen Thomas 13 9.8 5.6 0.8 0.9 1.5 0.0

South Alabama Betting Information

  • With a 9-10 record ATS, South Alabama has not routinely covered the spread this season.
  • The Jaguars only hold a 1-7 record against the spread this season when they play as at least a 2-point underdog.
  • 10 of South Alabama’s 19 games (52.6%) this season have not covered the over/under.
  • In the Jaguars most recent game on Saturday, Kayo Goncalves scored a team-high 18 points on the way to a 56-54 win over Appalachian State. They covered the spread as 3-point underdogs, and the teams combined to score 110 points to go under the 135.5 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

South Alabama Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Michael Flowers 24 20.7 4.6 3.5 1.6 0.1 3.0
Tyreke Locure 22 14.5 5.2 3.0 2.2 0.1 2.2
John Pettway 24 10.0 3.6 1.8 1.5 0.3 0.0
Kayo Goncalves 24 9.5 6.3 0.6 0.8 0.6 2.8
Sam Iorio 21 7.7 3.9 1.0 0.5 0.8 1.0

Total Facts

  • Georgia State’s games this year have gone over the point total for Friday’s matchup (143 points) in 10 out of 17 opportunities (58.8% of matchups).
  • In 54.2% of South Alabama’s games this season (13 of 24), the total points scored was more than Friday’s 143-point over/under.
  • The Panthers average 80.8 points per game against the Jaguars’ 73.9, totaling 11.7 points over the contest’s total of 143.
  • These two teams surrender a combined 141.5 points per game, 1.5 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • This season, the average total for Panthers games is 152.8 points, 9.8 more than the over/under of 143 points for this contest.
  • Jaguars games have a total points bet of 143.4 points this season, 0.4 points more than the over/under for this matchup.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/9/2021 Georgia State Georgia State -5.5 145 -242 +195 Regular Season 70-67 S ALA
1/30/2020 Georgia State Georgia State -5.5 143 -252 +199 Regular Season 76-73 GA ST
1/16/2020 South Alabama South Alabama -2 142 -134 +110 Regular Season 72-63 GA ST
2/15/2019 N/A Georgia State N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 90-81 GA ST
1/17/2019 N/A South Alabama N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 69-66 GA ST

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